The Man Who (Temporarily) Defeated The Mafia
Benito Mussolini’s true power
Why Nobody Can Be Fascist Nowadays
What is Fascism? What does a fascist believe in?
Why Did Russia Sell Alaska?
Why did history’s 3rd biggest empire have to sell their only overseas territory?
Why Did Britain Abolish Slavery?
What led Britain to outlaw and police the Trans-Atlantic slave trade and how did it impact world history?
Ivan the Terrible - Russia’s Worst Leader?
Was the founder of the Tsardom of Russia really as terrible as his name suggests?
The Emperor Who Gave Up His Crown Twice
Also known as “the Liberator” and “the Soldier King”
Vladimir Putin’s Past as a KGB Spy
Once a Spy, now a President
Joe Biden’s Tragic Past
A very judged president whose past is unknown to many
How 200 Hostages Died in the 2002 Nord-Ost Siege
The story of one of the most catastrophic failures of the Russian Spetsnaz.
This Was Not the First Time Ukrainians Were Forced To Flee Their Country
In 1920 Ukrainians were forced to flee their country and find refuge in Romania and other neighboring countries
The Founder of Modern Sweden
How Gustav Vasa fought for the independence of Sweden
The Story of the World’s Weirdest Capital City
It’s practically a ghost town
Why the USSR Tried to Ban Weekends
Shift work on a national level. It failed miserably
The One-Time-Only Olympic Nation
They participated in 1992, won the most medals, and then split
Philip II Of Macedon — An Assassination Mystery of JFK Proportions
Assassination has always been a murky business.
The Rise and Fall of Nicolae Ceausescu
One of the most accalimed Communist leaders
When Did Persia Become Iran?
When did the thousand-year-old mistake get changed?
The Making of a President
How the trials and tribulations of Harry Truman’s early life shaped the character of the future president